Anna Tahinci, 2009 Advisor to Greece

Anna Tahinci, Ph.D., is dedicated to providing students with international education experiences. Multiculturalism was fundamental to her own education, studying in Paris, Athens, and Nanterre. Her numerous experiences in academic and museum institutions intersect with her desire to provide a deep cross-cultural educational experience for her students.

Dr. Anna Tahinci studied History and Archaeology at the University of Athens, Art History and Comparative Literature at the Sorbonne, and Museum Studies at the Ecole du Louvre. She earned her Ph.D. in art history at the University of Paris I, Panthéon-Sorbonne with a dissertation on “The Collectors of Rodin’s sculptures during his lifetime”. She has worked at the Musée Rodin, the Musée d’Orsay, the Louvre and the Harvard University Art Museums and has taught Art History and Comparative Literature at Boston University Paris. She is currently working at the University of Minnesota with the history department as a research affiliate.